Nabarangpur, April 5 (LocalWire): A major mishap was averted after an auto-rickshaw, carrying school students and their guardians, skidded off the gorge today near Chandahandi Ghati in Nabarangpur district. The driver fled the spot.
Four students along with three guardians were going to appear for an entrance test for admission to Dhadipani School under Chandahandi block in the district.
Eyewitnesses said the driver lost control of the auto after its break failed and it overturned.
All the injured were admitted to Jharigaon Hospital and later shifted to Nabarangpur district headquarters hospital.